BSC1311 Marine Biology (AA)

The Marine Biology course is a survey of marine organisms and marine habitats for non-science majors. Topics include the scientific method; geological, physical and chemical features of the ocean; survey of life including microbes, seaweeds, invertebrates, marine plants, fishes, reptiles, birds, and mammals; and a survey of marine habitats, including estuaries, subtidal communities, kelp forests, seagrass beds, coral reefs, pelagic waters and deep sea habitats. (*)


3 credits (3 lecture hours)